Weight Loss Blog

Welcome to the weight loss blog. Here you can read blogs to inspire you during your weight loss journey, to spread education about weight loss and to empower you on your continued weight loss journey.

Weight lose can be very difficult at times and having a place to come to for encouragement can help you get through the tougher times. Know that you are not alone in your weight loss journey!

If you would like more information about our weight loss blog contact us today. Or you can reach us by phone at 256.840.5547 (Albertville) or 256.571.8734 (Guntersville).

Benefits of Low Impact Exercises

Low Impact Exercise

Following weight loss surgery, being physically active is key to achieving, and maintaining your goal weight. For many who have been overweight or obese for a long time, the idea of running, jumping, or doing intense workouts can be overwhelming. Don’t let fear stop you! Low impact exercises can help you recover from your weight […]

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Nutrient Dense Foods For Weight Loss

salmon dinner

Have you ever noticed some foods leave you feeling tired and unsatisfied, while other foods seem to make you feel more energized and alert? That’s because some foods contain far more nutrition than other foods. We call these ‘nutrient dense foods’. Nutrient dense foods are high in vitamins, antioxidants, and fiber, and low in calories. […]

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Weight Loss Surgery For Men

Despite the fact that obesity rates between men and women are similar, approximately 80-85 percent of all bariatric surgery patients in the United States are female. While it’s true that men tend to have an easier time shedding unwanted pounds through diet and exercise than women, weight loss surgery for men can be a good […]

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The Relationship Between Obesity and Sleep Apnea

Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a serious, and often under-diagnosed condition that can cause a host of health problems ranging from headaches, chronic fatigue, mental health issues, and general ‘brain fog’. Researchers have discovered a strong link between obesity and sleep apnea (also known as obstructive sleep apnea, or OSA), with studies suggesting that nearly half of […]

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What To Take To The Hospital

Packing your hospital bag

If you’ve decided that weight loss surgery is the right choice for you, chances are good you’ve started thinking about the actual procedure. If you’re wondering what to take to the hospital, you’re not alone – that’s a common concern among our gastric surgery patients here at Destination Weight Loss. Whether you’re having gastric bypass, […]

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About Surgical Associates
of Marshall County

Destination Weight Loss is a comprehensive medical weight loss practice that uses the most advanced technology to help patients meet their weight loss goals through bariatric surgery and non-surgical methods. Our team of trained professionals includes licensed physicians and specially trained nurses that can provide emotional and practical support.

Together, we combine a small town, customer-friendly atmosphere with expertise in sophisticated bariatric surgery technology. We take pride in providing the personal attention you need and will walk with you every step of the journey toward your weight loss goals.

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133 Wall St.
Albertville, AL 35951
7938 Hwy 69 Ste. 120
Guntersville, AL 35976